Apply for a grant
1 Check Eligibility
Use the checklist below to ensure you meet the criteria
Submit an Expression of Interest then make a full application
Buy your equipment (with our support)
Submit your claim and receive your grant
Check business eligibility
Your business is in an eligible area for support. Please check the other eligibility criteria below.
Unfortunately your business is out of region. Please see the Useful links page for information on other funding opportunities.
Turnover of less than €50 million or balance sheet total of less than €43 million
Fewer than 250 employees
Equipment will be used in the region and will contribute to the local economy
Equipment will lead to the creation of at least one new product or service and at least one new job
Engaged with the following sectors:
- Advanced manufacturing
- Bioscience & low carbon
- Digital & creative
- Food & drink
- Health & life sciences
PAPI cannot support early stage start-ups that are not yet trading or businesses that work in the professional or financial services sector.
The purchase of land, buildings, mobile assets (e.g.vehicles), and consumables (e.g.office computers) is not eligible for support.